Shooting at Baxters Road

A man and a woman have been shot at Baxters Road in the city. The incident occurred about eight minutes to 6pm in the area of Jordan’s supermarket The injuries were not considered life threatening. The female was transported to hospital for treatment . The male ran to Central Police Station for help and was […]

Cow itch Forces Closure of Daryll Jordan Secondary

The Daryll Jordan Secondary School in St. Lucy has been forced closed by a cow itch problem with classes to be held on online tomorrow and Monday while the issue is addressed. President of the Barbados Union of Teachers, Rudy Lovell, tells Starcom Network News that some teachers left the school compound just after nine […]

CTUSAB wants the Urgent Resumption of Public Sector Pay Talks

The Congress of Trade Unions and Staff Associations of Barbados wants government to resume talks with the unions urgently on the wages and salaries for public sector workers. President of the Congress, Edwin O’ Neal said while he will not disclose what percent they will demand for their members, he believes it is time now […]

Government’s Economic Performance “Dismal” Says DLP

The Democratic Labour Party describes government’s performance in managing the economy as dismal and accuses the administration of leading the country into a debt trap as it warns consumers to expect more price increases. DLP President Dr. Ronnie Yearwood was responding to yesterday’s Central Bank economic review.   Dr. Yearwood is doubtful that even the […]

Atlantic Shores Shooting Vicitim Identified

Barbados’ latest shooting victim has been identified as 40 year old Dwayne Obrien Hall of Coral Drive, Atlantic Shores, Christ Church. Police say they responded to Coral Drive Atlantic Shores, Christ Church after receiving an urgent call for assistance around 130 pm yesterday. Having responded they confirmed that Dwayne had received an injury to his […]